PRINCETON, IN – Jimmie (Broomy) L. Whitehead, age 78, born August 18, 1942 and raised in Princeton, Indiana, passed away Saturday, January 25, 2021. Broomy was a coal miner and loved living on the river. He served his country in the United States Navy and was a member of the American Legion Post 25 for 30 years.
He was proceeded in death by his son, Bradley Whitehead; grandson Sean Whitehead; mother Mary Hughes; step-father Harold (Fat) Hughes; father Hugh Whitehead; and brother Mike Whitehead.
Jimmie is survived by his daughters Jamie (Chuck) Hunter, Leann (Terry) Hardiman; sons Bill (Jody) Whitehead, Rick Whitehead; and special friend Missy Linder; son Scott Kolb; 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; a sister Connie (Donnie) Hulfachor and brother Billy Bob (Black Sheep) (Karen) Whitehead.